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Thursday 22 May, 2014

Munster old guard's fresh start after 'frustrating' two seasons under Penney
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Munster old guard's fresh start after 'frustrating' two seasons under Penney

May 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 13,602 Views 24 Comments

Former Munster flanker David Wallace believes Brian ‘Squeaky’ Walsh will bring dynamism to a backline in need of a boost.

Saturday 26 April, 2014

David Wallace: Nullifying the threat of the immense Armitage is a 15-man job
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David Wallace: Nullifying the threat of the immense Armitage is a 15-man job

Apr 26th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,383 Views 10 Comments

The former Munster flanker details the areas the province need to excel in to pull off the unlikely in Marseille.

Saturday 5 April, 2014

David Wallace: Result too tight to call but Munster will deliver best performance yet
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David Wallace: Result too tight to call but Munster will deliver best performance yet

Apr 5th 2014, 9:30 AM 2,930 Views 4 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker says Toulouse have been ‘on the radar’ ever since they thrashed his province in 1996.

Saturday 29 March, 2014

David Wallace: 'Angry Munster will play with a massive chip on their shoulder'
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David Wallace: 'Angry Munster will play with a massive chip on their shoulder'

Mar 29th 2014, 12:00 PM 14,361 Views 34 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker feels several players will have points to prove to Ireland coach Joe Schmidt.

Friday 7 March, 2014

David Wallace: Question not if Ireland will beat Italy but by how much
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David Wallace: Question not if Ireland will beat Italy but by how much

Mar 7th 2014, 6:08 PM 13,375 Views 10 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker believes Joe Schmidt will look to his forwards and set-pieces again to win the day.

Thursday 20 February, 2014

David Wallace: Foley the driving force of Munster for many years, now it's just official
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David Wallace: Foley the driving force of Munster for many years, now it's just official

Feb 20th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,642 Views 7 Comments

Having seen Foley the tactician work at close quarters, the former Munster back row is in no doubt that the province is in safe hands.

Friday 7 February, 2014

'Wales will try to bulldoze Ireland but Schmidt factor will see us home'
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'Wales will try to bulldoze Ireland but Schmidt factor will see us home'

Feb 7th 2014, 6:30 AM 3,305 Views 6 Comments

Former Ireland flanker David Wallace has backed Chris Henry and Jamie Heaslip to shine against the Welsh.

Thursday 6 February, 2014

'People will mention ROG but Axel deserves Munster job' - David Wallace
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'People will mention ROG but Axel deserves Munster job' - David Wallace

Feb 6th 2014, 9:00 PM 20,484 Views 52 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker believes ‘Axel’ is in prime position to be named Rob Penney’s successor.

Saturday 11 January, 2014

David Wallace: Munster players behind Penney but gameplan still grates
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David Wallace: Munster players behind Penney but gameplan still grates

Jan 11th 2014, 8:00 AM 11,369 Views 11 Comments

The former Munster flanker believes Ian Keatley is fortunate to start ahead of JJ Hanrahan today.

Saturday 14 December, 2013

David Wallace: Munster to deepen Perpignan's dented confidence
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David Wallace: Munster to deepen Perpignan's dented confidence

Dec 14th 2013, 8:00 AM 7,311 Views 5 Comments

The return of Donnacha Ryan to the starting line-up boosts the province’s hopes of a back-to-back win.

Tuesday 19 November, 2013

David Wallace: I would love to see Sean O’Brien at No.8 with licence to play
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David Wallace: I would love to see Sean O’Brien at No.8 with licence to play

Nov 19th 2013, 12:30 PM 14,955 Views 41 Comments

The former Ireland openside admits his thinking is wishful but believes Joe Schmidt should utilise the Tullow Tank’s explosive power.

Friday 8 November, 2013

David Wallace: Schmidt deals strong hand but Madigan should have started at 10
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David Wallace: Schmidt deals strong hand but Madigan should have started at 10

Nov 8th 2013, 2:55 PM 5,168 Views 8 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker feels Jimmy Gopperth’s form for Leinster has cost the young out-half.

Friday 18 October, 2013

'Munster play best when their backs are to the wall' - David Wallace
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'Munster play best when their backs are to the wall' - David Wallace

Oct 18th 2013, 9:37 PM 7,385 Views 4 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker is surprised that CJ Stander is not in the starting line-up.

Sunday 13 October, 2013

'Little things change big games': David Wallace on Munster's loss to Edinburgh
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'Little things change big games': David Wallace on Munster's loss to Edinburgh

Oct 13th 2013, 8:15 AM 8,859 Views 16 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker says it is too early for Munster supporters to panic, following the 29-23 loss at Murrayfield.

Saturday 6 July, 2013

David Wallace: Oz have edge but another burst of North magic could swing it
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David Wallace: Oz have edge but another burst of North magic could swing it

Jul 6th 2013, 8:00 AM 5,646 Views 12 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions flanker questions many of Warren Gatland’s last-ditch squad selections ahead of today’s decider.

Friday 28 June, 2013

'If the Lions don't win tomorrow, I fear for the series' - David Wallace
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'If the Lions don't win tomorrow, I fear for the series' - David Wallace

Jun 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 9,840 Views 15 Comments

The former Ireland Lions flanker believes the second Test will top the first for sheer, nerve-shredding tension.

Friday 21 June, 2013

David Wallace: 'Real deal' Zebo could miss his Test chance once Bowe returns
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David Wallace: 'Real deal' Zebo could miss his Test chance once Bowe returns

Jun 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 9,897 Views 15 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions flanker feels Warren Gatland did a disservice to Andrew Trimble and Tim Visser by selecting Shane Williams on Tuesday.

Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Lions have potential to go unbeaten but tests will keep coming - David Wallace
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Lions have potential to go unbeaten but tests will keep coming - David Wallace

Jun 5th 2013, 8:00 AM 7,165 Views 11 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions flanker believes Western Force should not pose much of a threat to the Warren Gatland’s men.

Thursday 16 May, 2013

A personal decision, but O’Driscoll playing on is great for Irish rugby
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A personal decision, but O’Driscoll playing on is great for Irish rugby

May 16th 2013, 2:45 PM 7,295 Views 9 Comments

As long as you’re happy with your performance and appetite for the game, retirement can be pushed down the road, writes David Wallace.

Saturday 27 April, 2013

‘Munster players are brought up on cup rugby, it’s what we relish’
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‘Munster players are brought up on cup rugby, it’s what we relish’

Apr 27th 2013, 11:30 AM 6,844 Views 25 Comments

Former Munster and Ireland flanker David Wallace wants Paul O’Connell & co to expose any lingering Clermont doubts.

Sunday 7 April, 2013

'Nothing more stimulating than POC screaming at you' - David Wallace
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'Nothing more stimulating than POC screaming at you' - David Wallace

Apr 7th 2013, 9:05 AM 12,536 Views 47 Comments

The former Munster flanker believes ‘amazing’ Zebo and talisman O’Connell can inspire cup success.

Thursday 4 April, 2013

David Wallace: Harsh to dismiss Kidney but sooner was better than later
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David Wallace: Harsh to dismiss Kidney but sooner was better than later

Apr 4th 2013, 11:00 PM 6,370 Views 24 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland flanker believes his former coach had his hands tied on a couple of pivotal decisions.